Coupled Groundwater Flow/Deformation Modelling for Predicting Land Subsidence

  • Masaatsu Aichi
Part of the cSUR-UT Series: Library for Sustainable Urban Regeneration book series (LSUR, volume 2)


Land subsidence is one of the major problems to consider in the attempt to achieve sustainable groundwater usage in urban areas, as mentioned in Chapters 3, 4 and 12. For better management of groundwater-related environments, a combination of monitoring and predictive modelling is desirable (Fig. 6.1).


Pore Pressure Groundwater Flow Effective Stress Hydraulic Head Land Subsidence 
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  • Masaatsu Aichi
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  1. 1.Department of Geosystem Engineeringthe University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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